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Exciting New Announcements At Web Summit 2018

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This year’s Web Summit — the best and largest technology conference in the world — is expected to be a truly big one. The conference will have over 69,000 attendees which gathered from 159 countries around the world. It is being held in Lisbon, and it will have more than 1,200 speakers.

Reports claim that there will be over 1,800 start-ups, 2,600 media representatives, and 1,500 technology investors. Considering the popularity and the size of the event, everyone is waiting to see how will all the different firms mark the event. Right now, all participants are excited to spend four days by sharing thoughts and interesting insights, listening to inspiring talks, and establishing new connections and partnerships.

Blockchain announces new partnership

The company called Blockchain, which is among the leading crypto wallets in the world, already made headlines by announcing a partnership with Stellar Development Foundation. They also announced a giveaway of $125 million in XLM. The giveaway will be in form of an airdrop, where all who sign up will be entitled to $25 worth of XLM.

Anyone with a Blockchain wallet is free to participate in the airdrop, with the first batch of coins being sent later this week.

eToro presents its new wallet

While Blockchain seems to have opened the event with this announcement, it is not the only one that had something to say. A well-known multi-asset investment platform known as eToro also had a large announcement to share. They stated that a new crypto wallet is ready to roll out. The wallet has been anticipated for a long time already, and it will support several cryptos as soon as it gets launched. Supported coins include Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, and Litecoin.

In addition, eToro stated that numerous other coins, fiat currencies, crypto-to-crypto conversion, and more will also arrive shortly. Finally, the first 100,000 users that decide to download eToro’s new wallet will get $21 in Ethereum, which is around 0.1 ETH.

Crypto platforms’ new initiatives

Next announcement during the event came from the crypto platform known as BTC.com. The platform stated that they will give away cards that can store Bitcoin Cash on their stand in order to promote crypto. All that interested parties need to do is visit their stand and download the platform’s wallet. In doing so, they will receive $2 worth of Bitcoin Cash or 0.0030 BCH on their new card.

The offer is designed to promote crypto adoption, and it has everything that a crypto novice would need in order to start learning about this trend. Apart from the card, they will also receive help with setting up their new wallet and even a quiz.

A similar move was made by Bitstamp, which also decided to start educating newcomers. The exchange launched a quiz #cryptomyths in order to explain what is true and what is false in regards to the crypto world. Those willing to participate will earn a bonus fee of $10 right at the start, and they can use this money during their first trade.

While there will undoubtedly be many who will label these efforts as marketing strategies, the fact is that crypto space needs to raise awareness and spread the word. No matter what might be the plan behind the initiatives, the firms are still doing their part in driving adoption.

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Disclaimer: This article should not be taken as, and is not intended to provide, investment advice. Global Coin Report and/or its affiliates, employees, writers, and subcontractors are cryptocurrency investors and from time to time may or may not have holdings in some of the coins or tokens they cover. Please conduct your own thorough research before investing in any cryptocurrency and read our full disclaimer.

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Property Loans for Foreigners in Singapore That You Must Know About

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Intending to invest in a residential or commercial property in Singapore?  

When it comes to foreigners applying for a loan in Singapore, things can be pretty hard regardless of the reason whether you need the property for personal or business purposes.  

In Singapore, buying a property is challenging, whether you are a foreigner or a native, and sometimes applying for a loan is the only way for you to afford it.  

HOW MUCH CAN YOU BORROW FOR A PROPERTY LOAN IN SINGAPORE? 

As for the Foreigner Loans, in Singapore, there is an exact amount of money you can borrow to finance the purchase of a property.  

In this sense, Singapore has the Loan to Value Ratio (LTV).  

The LTV ratio is what determines the exact amount of money you can borrow for a property loan, which changes depending on where you try to obtain the loan:  

  • If you are applying for a bank loan, you can borrow a maximum of 75% of the value of the property you want to purchase. That means if you are looking for a property that costs $500.000, the maximum amount of money a bank lender can give you like a loan in Singapore is going to be $375.000. 
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CoinField Launches Sologenic Initial Exchange Offering

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CoinField has started its Sologenic IEO, which is the first project to utilize the XRP Ledger for tokenizing stocks and ETFs. The sale will last for one week and will officially end on February 25, 2020, before SOLO trading begins on the platform.  Sologenic’s native token SOLO is being offered at 0.25 USDT during the IEO.   

Earlier this month, Sologenic released the very first decentralized wallet app for SOLO, XRP, and tokenized assets to support the Sologenic ecosystem. The app is available for mobile and desktop via the Apple Store and Google Play.  The desktop version is available for Windows and Mac.

“By connecting the traditional financial markets with crypto, Sologenic will bring a significant volume to the crypto markets. The role of the Sologenic ecosystem is to facilitate the trading of a wide range of asset classes such as stocks, ETFs, and precious metals using blockchain technology. Sologenic is an ecosystem where users can tokenize, trade, and spend these digital assets using SOLO cards in real-time. The ultimate goal is to make Sologenic as decentralized as possible, where CoinField’s role will be only limited…

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Many of the Top Sports Betting Websites for 2020 Can Be Found On Boomtown’s Best Betting Page

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Sports betting is one of the widely known types of online gambling. With a large number of sports fans around the world, this type of gambling is one of the most sought after. The problem usually comes from when gamblers try to find the best sites out of the many available ones. Many new sports betting sites come up daily, thus making the selection process even harder. One of the best places to find top betting websites for sports is Boomtown Bingo. This platform doesn’t just give users the best online casino games websites, but they also cover sports betting. As such, boomtown bingo remains a one-stop-shop for everyone who needs the best and the latest online gambling and gaming sites for all types of devices.

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The performance of any website is critical. Users need to find their way around the site easily, and that can be made possible with the site structure and arrangement. Loading time is also essential. A website that always hangs thus pushing the user to refresh every time is no good. These are some of the factors that Boomtown Bingo looks into when selecting the best sites for its users. You can be sure that the new sports betting websites listed on Boomtown’s platform have faster loading time, can be used easily by everyone,…

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